Mary Okley McHenry

b. 24 October 1885, d. December 1983

Father*Lewis McHenry b. ?, d. ?
Mother*Martha Amos b. c 1868, d. ?
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Birth*Mary Okley McHenry was born on 24 October 1885 at Orem, Wood County, WV.1 
Marriage*She married John W Deem, son of Hiram Deem and Savilla Shepard, on 5 December 1906 at Washington County, OH. 
(Living With Parents) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1910 in the household of her parents Martha Amos at Tygart District, Wood County, WV; Mrs. Martha McHenry 42, John Deem 27 Plumber, Mary O Deem 24, Bulah Deem 1 4/12.2
Obituary*Her obituary published in December 1983 at Parkersburg News, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV; Mary Okley Deem, 98, of Rt 2, Parkersburg, died Saturday night at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital. She was born at Orem, Wood Co, daughter of the late Lewis and Martha Amos McHenry. She was a member of the Seventh Street United Methodist Church, and a charter member of the Berry's Run Homemakers Club. She is survived by her son Fred Deem of Parkersburg; four daughters Ruth Pearson, with whom she resided, Lena Rousch of Belpre, Beula Hoyler of Vienna, and Frances Summers of Little Hocking; 23 grand children; 67 great-grandchildren ; and seven gg-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband John William Deem in 1955, two sons and a brother. Services are 2 pm Tuesday at the Seventh St United Methodist Church with Rev. Frank Plyborn Jr. and the Rev. Charles Williams officiating. Internment will be in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery. Friends may call at the Leavitt funeral Home, Parkersburg, after 2pm today and at the church one hour before services. 
Death*Mary Okley McHenry died in December 1983 at Camden Clark Memorial Hospital, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV, at age 98.1 
Burial*She was buried in December 1983 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, Wood County, WV.3 


John W Deem b. 25 February 1882, d. 10 July 1955

Last Edited19 Nov 2009


  1. [S7] Obituary.
  2. [S26] 1910 Census Wood County WV Tygart District.
  3. [S2] Wood County WV Death Record.